Special Report

States With the Most Pets

33. California
> Households with at least one pet: 57.2%
> Number of human households: 13,911,000 — the most
> Number of pet-owning households: 7,959,000 — the most

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32. Delaware
> Households with at least one pet: 57.9%
> Number of human households: 399,000 — 7th fewest
> Number of pet-owning households: 231,000 — 8th fewest

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31. Arizona
> Households with at least one pet: 58.0%
> Number of human households: 2,624,000 — 17th most
> Number of pet-owning households: 1,522,000 — 17th most

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30. Texas
> Households with at least one pet: 58.2%
> Number of human households: 10,105,000 — 2nd most
> Number of pet-owning households: 5,885,000 — 2nd most

29. Utah
> Households with at least one pet: 58.5%
> Number of human households: 1,014,000 — 16th fewest
> Number of pet-owning households: 593,000 — 16th fewest